Author: Pesa Today

Career -Decorated Cabinet Secretary Prof George Magoha is worth millions of money if his past interview proclamations are anything to go by. The 1952 born is arguably a state officer currently holding a highly acclaimed curriculum vitae with qualifications in surgery. He is an academic Administrator and Professor of Surgery and consultant Urologist at the University of Nairobi’s College of Heath Sciences. During his appointment as the Education Cabinet Secretary, Magoha said he was worth sh 250 million – the wealth documents presented to Parliamentary Committee on Appointment showed. He gets his income from various high end investments including fixed…

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Fraud -Another multi-million scandal has been discovered in the giant Kenya’s energy company Kenya Power and Lighting KPLC. Despite unnecessary hiking of bills for its clients and rampant looting of public money, it has also been established that the junior staff in the firm are also being used to interfere with the internal systems so as to give free tokens to some customers. According to a detailed report by the Daily Nation newspaper, a criminal syndicate within the company has been generating and selling illegal tokens to some entities at a cut-price. The surprising thing is that the tokens are…

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Jobs -Renowned Tv reporter Dorcas Wangira has ditched Citizen Tv for British Broadcasting Corporation BBC Africa. A letter seen by the media shows that the astute human interest feature reporter Wangira had been hired by the international media following her sterling performance in her past assignments. Making the confirmation, BBC Africa Health Editor Anne Mawathe said they were glad to be joined by the talented and hardworking reporter. “I am inviting you to join me in congratulating Dorcas Wangira to the health team.” “She will now be part of the team telling the health story in the continent. Were it…

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Fraud -A chilling report on the wealth of the founding family has left them exposed with how much billions it has stashed in offshore accounts. In the leakage reported by both national and international media, and which makes one of the biggest in financial sector containing 12 million files obtained by International Consortium for Investigative Journalist ICIJ, has put the founding family at the center of graft with offshore accounts and companies valued at a staggering sh 3.3 billion. Reports show that the founding family is believably the richest so far in the country with interests in major sectors including…

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Business -Fast growing Kenyan owned supermarket Quick Mart was born in Nakuru town in 2006 and since that time it has been on a steady rise. Today, a cross check with the management shows that it has a total of 44 branches in all the 11 counties across the country and the sales are good due to both their pricing and customer service. The Supermarket prides itself of delivering an exceptional customer experience every time while providing their shoppers with a variety of goods at an affordable price. Quick Mart Supermarket is arguably one of the best retailers in the…

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Fraud -Former Youth Enterprise Development Fund boss Mr. Mukuria Ngamau has been sentenced for 27 years following a court case he has been battling over millions of youth funds lost during his time in office. According to Homenews.co.ke, the suspect was required to clarify on the sh 180 million lost under his watch at the Youth Enterprise Development Fund YEDF. While issuing the judgment today Thursday, the Milimani court also gave him an alternative of paying sh 720 million or fail and serve his full term of 27 years behind bars. In one of the Parliamentary Investment Committee PIC inquest,…

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Tech -Students in Kenya have a reason to smile following blogging job opportunities announced by government. According to Homenews.co.ke, the opportunity Dubbed #GirlsInICTKe blogging challenge, was purely designed by Konza Technopolis Development Authority in conjunction with ICT Ministry – Innovation and Youth Affairs. Also Women in Technology Huawei are involved. The ministry’s Cabinet Secretary in-charge of broadcast and telecommunication Ms Maureen Mbaka said this will help equip girls with necessary internet skills that could help most of them launch their multi-million online careers. Targeting girls in colleges and campus, the activity will focus on the usage of blogging tools like…

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Scoop -Sportpesa used to make a staggering sh 149.7 billion every year from their average daily bets of sh 408 million by 2018 before government suspended its activities in the country. Through court papers, the blue chip company revealed that in 2018 alone they paid out sh 129.6 billion in winnings by bettors. It was then left with a gross profit of sh 20.1 billion and a net profit of sh 10 billion. These figures according to business analysts, put the betting firm second after Safaricom Telco. The giant Telco has been dominant in the communication sector with their products…

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Expert -Nelly Movine, the current Regional Chief Officer at Jumia, advises young job seekers to think about doing business rather than employment. She advocates for entrepreneurship which she argues gives one a sense of entitlement and belonging as well as it is a fulfilling process where someone does what he/she thinks is right and good for them and the society. She however advises that it is not a good idea to start life without some employment first to gain experience from big ventures and learn how they are run. It helps build confidence before risking cash in your own venture.…

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News -Talented and fast rising media personality Grace Kuria has resigned from the Chinese broadcasting company – China Global Television Network CGTN Africa. Dundapost.com on Monday September 20 reported that her decision to quit CGTN is still not understood by her fans but she stated in her social media post that the few days she was with the station had helped her horn more her screen skills. “Some personal news! Today, I leave CGTN Africa a better person than I was months ago, with greater insight on digital media. “Forever grateful for the opportunity. Excited about the next phase of…

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